telstra corp ltd (TTRAF) Key Developments
Telstra Corporation Limited Launches New 4G Mobile Service in Melbourne
Dec 5 14
Telstra Corporation Limited has launched 4GX, a new 4G mobile service, in Melbourne, Australia. The service is available from December 5, 2014 in parts of Melbourne's CBD and surrounding suburbs including in St Kilda, Windsor, Albert Park, South Yarra, South Melbourne, Docklands, West Melbourne, North Melbourne, Collingwood, Fitzroy, East Melbourne, Parkville, Elsternwick, Cremorne. By January, 4GX services will cover an area spanning three kilometres of the Melbourne GPO and will be expanded across Telstra's mobile footprint over time. Director of Networks at Telstra, Max Jennings said the introduction of 4GX would ensure Melbournians continue to enjoy great coverage, network reliability and consistently fast speeds as more activity, more people and more devices come onto Telstra's network.
Advanced 365 SME Selects Telstra
Nov 17 14
Advanced 365 SME has signed an agreement with Telstra to provide Telstra's scalable cloud infrastructure and resilient network solutions to Advanced's UK customers. This alliance will enable Advanced to offer UK SMEs access to one of the market's leading cloud environments at affordable prices. Businesses will also benefit from being able to access Telstra's data centre, situated in London Docklands, for other services such as co-location and unified communications.
Telstra and Motorola Partner to Enhance Public Safety Broadband Solutions
Nov 10 14
Telstra Corporation Limited and Motorola Solutions, Inc. have signed a memorandum of understanding to enhance public safety broadband solutions based on the LTE advanced network for emergency services, or LANES, capability, products and services developed by Telstra. This capability will be enhanced by Motorola Solutions' dynamic prioritization, smart public safety applications, interoperability solutions and public safety optimized devices. The Enhanced LANES solution is designed to provide dedicated, priority broadband data access to emergency services during a large scale incident and ensure that critical information can be shared in real time with and between emergency service operatives who need to make quick and accurate decisions in the field.
Telstra Launches a New Business Division Dubbed Telstra Health; Appoints Shane Solomon as Managing Director of Telstra Health
Oct 22 14
Telstra has officially launched a new business division dubbed 'Telstra Health'. The unit provide integrated eHealth services for ht Australian market. Telstra Health seeks to connect patients, healthcare workers, hospitals, pharmacies, government and health funds and build a safer, more convenient way of managing health.
Shane Solomon, former CEO of the Hong Kong Hospital Authority, has been appointed as managing director of Telstra Health.
Telstra Launches Connected Lounge Interactive Technology Centre
Sep 29 14
Telstra has introduced the 'Telstra Connected Lounge' interactive technology centre. The Telstra team from Sportsfan Clubhouse will be providing bespoke video content from the South Sydney - Sydney Roosters game in the NRL Preliminary Final, which will be accessible via the ANZ Stadium App over the Stadium's WiFi. Content such as fan emotion pieces captured outside the ground will be available, as well as special features and interviews filmed from inside the Connected Lounge.